Strictly Come Dancing star Ranvir, who was knocked out of the show last week, made the revelation Thursday on the Lorraine show.
Lorraine said she would tune in from home to watch Ranvir, who regularly hosts GMB, of which she is the political editor.
She had interviewed Ranvir about her stint on Strictly, before saying enthusiastically, “And good news, next week we’re going to swap chairs!”
“You’re going to be there, which is fabulous, thank you!” ”
” No thanks! Ranvir replied. “I am so excited. ”
Lorraine said, “It will be great, you will be great on the show, it will be fantastic. ”
Ranvir confirmed: “Monday Tuesday Wednesday, next week. ”
“I’ll be home with a cup of tea, watching my Ranvir, you talk,” said Lorraine.
Ranvir joked, “Oh, I better not mess it up then, the boss is watching!” ”
Speaking about his appearance Strictly with his professional partner Giovanni Pernice, Ranvir said, “I think it was because he must have known a lot about me that went beyond learning a routine and vice versa. really.
“I discovered a lot of things about him because there was a point where the way he wanted to teach me made me feel a bit like, ‘Damn, I don’t think I can do that!’
“And then he, bless his heart, softened his teaching methods for me, less stick more carrot, and then I was like, ‘Okay, I can do that.’
“It was lovely and it was so kind of her to change her teaching methods to make me more comfortable.
“I have immense respect for him. ”
* Lorraine broadcast during the week on ITV at 9 a.m.